Course Description

This course takes you through the leather making process, from raw material to finished product, and the testing that leather products must adhere to before being entered into the marketplace. 
An agenda for the day is attached to this web page for your reference, detailing each topic covered and the timings for the day.
We will also be providing a Vietnamese translator to help support this training.

Key course topics 

  • What do we make leather from and why?

  • Common defects found on leather and what has caused them

  • What leather types can we make?

  • Leather processing

  • What is mould and how to prevent it?

  • What can go wrong and how can we help our customers?

Download the course agenda in English and Vietnamese

Who should attend this leather course?

This leather course is ideal for those who need to have an overview of leather such as designers, buyers, quality control, and retail staff.

What will delegates receive? 

All delegates who attend this leather course will receive:

  • A complete course manual

  • A certificate of attendance

  • Leather swatches


Course Prices

BLC Members: USD $285 per delegate
Non-members: USD $345 per delegate

Discounts are available for multiple bookings, please contact us for more information.

Please read our training terms and conditions. 

Register Your Place Today

To book your place on this leather training course in Vietnam, complete the course registration form and email it to

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
(Venue TBC)


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"We were very impressed by the speaker on BLC's leather training course who had excellent knowledge of the subject."


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"All parts of the leather training course were relevant and very informative. I now have a new appreciation for leather!"

Ralph Lauren

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"We thought every part of the BLC leather course was very informative and interesting."

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"I enjoyed the combination of theoretical and practical training on the 4-day leather course."


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"I just wanted to say a big thanks for 2 great days of leather education last week."



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William Lamb

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"BLC Membership allowed us to use the expertise of BLC to improve our suppliers' environmental performance."

Clarks International

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"I enjoyed all of the leather course as a chemist I wanted to understand the whole process of making leather."

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